Jr. High Weekly News | March 24

Please contact Janet Hicks at jhicks@kingsschools.org if you have any questions.

Upcoming Dates
Friday, March 31 –12:30 p.m. Dismissal – Spring break begins
Wednesday, April 12 – School resumes & track begins after school practices

Track begins April 12
Track for junior high students will begin on Wednesday, April 12, right after spring break and practices are each day after school. If your student has not already signed up, please have them see Mr. Wright before spring break. Also, please make sure your student has a current physical form on file in our office in order to start practices on April 12.

Ella K. Ness Hall
Students will be able to tour the new junior high building (Ella K Ness Hall) on Friday, March 31.  When students return to classes on April 12, the following teachers will be located in Ella K Ness Hall.  Below is a list of the names and new room numbers.  All the math and science classes will remain in their Bundrant Ness classrooms.

  • Mrs. Riley – EKN 102
  • Mr. Croutworst – EKN 201
  • Mr. Hubbell – EKN 202
  • Ms. Wiebe – EKN 202
  • Ms. Wasson – EKN 301
  • Mrs. Yakovich – EKN 302
  • Mrs. Chew – EKN 401
  • Mrs. Haslam – EKN 402

All 8th grade girls interested in being a cheerleader next year in high school
Tryouts are just around the corner! If you are interested in cheering for either the FALL or WINTER season you are required to attend a lunch meeting in Ms. Wasson’s classroom in Ella K. Ness Hall room 301 on Tuesday, April 25th.  In addition, there will be a mandatory parents’ meeting on April 25 at 7pm in Ms. Wasson’s classroom in Ella K. Ness Hall room 301 for parents/guardians of students interested in becoming a cheerleader. Tryouts will be May 22-25 from 3:15-5 in King’s Garden Gym.  Please contact Ms. Wasson with any questions, jwasson@kingsschools.org.

Student network access
The login for Surface lab devices and for Kingsschools network access will now only be accessible with the use of student Office 365 account login information. The generic account (HSLab with password Myfirstpassword1) will be going away. Students need to login with their Office 365 account to make sure they know their username and password properly, as next week it will be their only access to internet and Surface Lab carts.

Special Leif Erickson assembly
Next Tuesday, March 28, there will be an assembly for all of our junior high students featuring Leif Whittaker.  Leif has climbed Mt. Everest twice, as well as many other mountains and has great stories to share.  Jr. High parents are welcome to attend.  It will be during fourth block,  from 1:30 to 3:00, in Schirmer Auditorium.

SCRIP ORDER FORM
SCRIP has a paper order form that you can send in to the SCRIP drop box, along with your check. We will fill the order and send it to the office indicated on your SCRIP Agreement Form for pick up. The link for the order form is located at www.kingsschools.org in the Parent section under Scrip Program. There is also a link for the SCRIP Agreement form if you have not filled one out yet. You must have a SCRIP account set up in order to place the order so we can get your orders and tuition rebates to the right place. This only takes a few minutes to do. If you have any questions please email scrip@kingsschools.org

This program is seeing more and more use by our families to earn rebate back toward tuition costs. If you are not participating you will want to take advantage of this program! Contact Val at scrip@kingsschools.org to get started.

Calling all dads, grandfathers, uncles, older brothers, and other father figures to SPIRIT 105.3’s 1st annual Daddy Daughter Dance.
You’re invited to “Ties & Tiaras” on April 8th 2017 at the Community Life Center. Plan to get dressed up to walk the Red Carpet; we are quite certain the Paparazzi will be there! SPIRIT’s very own DJ – Larry Lomax will spin dance music, guests will enjoy tasty food and sweet treats, and the night will be one dads and daughters will never forget. Girls & dads of all ages are invited to attend this event. This event is open to all dads & daughters, to celebrate and strengthen the relationship between them, making memories on this special evening! Get ready to get dressed up and dance the night away!

  • When: Saturday, April 8
  • Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Where: Community Life Center
    (Northwest Church – 19820 Scriber Lake Road #1, Lynnwood 98036)
  • Tickets: $60 per couple, $15 per additional ticket
  • Click HERE for more details